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  KS Governor - D Primary
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Parents > United States > Kansas > Governor
OfficeGovernor
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1956 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open August 07, 1956 - 07:00am Central
Polls Close August 07, 1956 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 14, 1957 - 12:00pm
Term End January 12, 1959 - 12:00pm
Turnout 7.98% Total Population
ContributorMr. Matt
Last ModifiedMr. Matt June 02, 2012 10:09am
Data SourcesAmerica Votes 2nd ed., p. 132
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/02/1954
NameFred Hall Votes329,868 (52.98%)
Term01/10/1955 - 01/03/1957 Margin43,650 (+7.01%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/06/1956
NameGeorge Docking Votes479,701 (55.42%)
Term01/14/1957 - 01/12/1959 Margin114,766 (+13.26%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceKS Governor 11/06/1956
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Name George Docking Secretary of War Harry H. Woodring  
PartyDemocratic Democratic  
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Uncertified Votes76,544 (50.33%) 75,548 (49.67%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -996 (-0.65%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
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